Ether, the worlds second-most valuable cryptocurrency, has been tanking since hitting a peak in mid June, highlighting an extended selloff in buzzy, digital currencies that had been on a tear only a few short weeks ago.
Check out: How cryptocurrency ethereum looks set to overtake bitcoin
In late May, I wrote a DailyWealth showing you exactly what a dying bull market looks like. The idea was simple: In the last great "Melt Up" in stocks – from 1998 to 1999 – something interesting happened... While the main stock indexes were rising in 1999, most st
Gold prices finished in negative territory Monday as the dollar strengthened and as investors favored assets perceived as risky over so-called havens.
Gold has been plagued by a downbeat tone in the wake of recent signals from the Federal Reserve for at least one more increase to interest rates this year in what has been interpreted as an upbeat outlook on the worlds No. 1 economy. That view....More>>>
Last week, small cap food sciences stockLexaria Bioscience Corp (OTCQB: LXRP)announced a deal with Hempco Food and Fiber (OTCMKTS: HMPPF; TSXV: HEMP) that will take hemp foods to the next level. First of all, hemp is a variety of the Cannabis sativa plant species that is grown for the industrial uses of its derived products as the plant material can be refined into justabout anything,including paper,....More>>>
Bonds have been tumbling since interest rates hit lows in July 2016, and the decline accelerated after the election. There’s been a partial recovery lately, but make no mistake, the outlook for bonds isn’t good, cautions Robert Carlson, editor of Retirement Watch.
Jeffrey Gundlach of the DoubleLine funds correctly forecast President Trump’s victory; he now expects....More>>>
With the markets trading near historic levels at the start of 2017, investors are looking for the best investments when the market is high.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average was just 13 points shy of 20,000 last week and climbed more than 13% overall in 2016. These gains have been largely fueled by the “Trump effect,” a positive economic outlook, and the December rate hike....More>>>
Inspired by reports that OPEC had come to an agreement to curb its oil output as a means of propping up floundering crude prices, stocks got Wednesday started on a rather bullish foot. They just didn’t end it that way. By the time the closing bell rang, the S&P 500 was back in the red by 0.27%, closing at 2,198.81.
It was even worse for shareholders of Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl....More>>>
Graham Holdings (NYSE:GHC) is best known for its Kaplan educational segment, but that doesn’t mean that Kaplan is necessarily the best-performing part of Graham’s business. Lately, education has been under siege, and Graham has had to use other business exposure to stay strong.
Coming into Friday’s fourth-quarter financial report, Graham Holdings investors were curious to....More>>>
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Mary Jo White, after nearly four years as the agencys head, recently announced that she intends to leave at the end of the Obama administration.
Under Whites leadership, the agency strengthened protections for investors and the markets through transformative rulemakings that addressed major issues highlighted by the financial crisis.....More>>>
The news out of Denver just keeps getting better and better. SPYR, Inc. (OTC: SPYR) the Denver based mobile game & app development and publishing company, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, SPYR APPS, LLC, has acquired all assets related to the game Battlewack: Idl
At LikeFolio, we use data gathered from social media to measure consumer sentiment trends and shifts in consumer behavior. Our most powerful metric, “Purchase Intent Mentions,” looks at the number of people tweeting about spending money on a company’s products or services.
In the world of personal and business financial planning, it’s hard to go very long without discussing rate of return. For decades, brokers and advisors have used it as the primary selling point for many people to buy investments. In many cases, return on investment is the primary measure o
My True Wealth Systems readers are up 35% in just four months on one trade... How are we up so much? We made a massively contrarian bet. In March, we placed a short-term bet on lower oil prices. We were so confident in the trade that we made it with "leverage" to increase our